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A mooncake (simplified Chinese: 月饼; traditional Chinese: 月餅; pi...

wikipedia - 05 Oct 2017
A mooncake (simplified Chinese: 月饼; traditional Chinese: 月餅; pinyin: yuè bĭng; Jyutping: jyut6 beng2; Yale: yuht béng) is a Chinese bakery product traditionally eaten during the Mid-Autumn Festival (中秋節). The festival is for lunar appreciation and moon watching, when mooncakes are regarded as an indispensable delicacy. Mooncakes are offered between friends or on family gatherings while celebrating the festival. The Mid-Autumn Festival is one of the four most important Chinese festivals.

Inside the store of Hanoi's last moon-cake mold maker

VietNamNet Bridge - 31 Dec 2017
Mr. Pham Van Quang, 62, is one of the last moon-cake mold makers in Hanoi. He has pursued the job for nearly four decades. Quang, a resident of Hang Quat Street, Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi, said his family has made moon-cake molds for three generations ...

Mooncakes For Millennials: A Traditional Asian Pastry Goes Modern

Forbes - 27 Sep 2017
Like seasonal beverages on a Starbucks menu signifying the start of the holidays, the appearance of mooncakes are a beacon of Mid-Autumn or Mooncake Festival. The holiday is celebrated by countries throughout East Asia, from China to Vietnam, Hong Kong ...

'American Dad!' Renewed for Two More Seasons

Comicbook.com - 11 Jan 2018
New series Final Space is a comedy about a spaceman named Gary who makes a new alien friend, Mooncake, while working off a prison sentence. Unfortunately for Gary, Mooncake is actually wanted by the Lord Commander, who wants to use the alien's powers ...

Dear Brands, Stop Ruining Log Cakes

Yahoo Singapore News - 23 Dec 2017
Now I love log cakes as much as, if not more than, the next person. It's one of the two things I look forward to when Christmas rolls around. (The other is the public holiday.) Not only does the glorious sight of a log cake sitting in one's fridge ...

Your Mid-Autumn Festival guide to eating mooncakes

Quartz - 04 Oct 2017
You can almost certainly associate one or two special foods with every single traditional festival in China. And so it is with mooncakes for the Mid-Autumn Festival, celebrated each year on the 15th day of the eighth lunar month. It falls on Oct. 4 ...

Schneider teaches, grows in China

Journal Express - 11 Jan 2018
Fortunately, she adds, Häagen-Dazs now sells a moon cake that involves ice cream. It's a better blend of Western and Chinese culture, though Schneider makes plenty of effort to bring Iowa to China. She gets home once or twice a year and has brought ...

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